La Boa in Belfiore di Pramaggiore

Herbert Gruber
Written by Herbert Gruber

Stefano Soldati’s house is the first straw bale house in Italy to be built by himself and in workshops (Barbara Jones)

Key data

Province:SüdtirolCity:Belfiore di PramaggioreCompletion:2004Type of Construction:load bearing straw baleDesign/ArchitectureStefano SoldatiStraw Builder:amazonails, Bee Rowan, Barbara JonesPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Photocredit:laboa.orgOwner Builders Contribution:Workshop
U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Projects Italy,
More about this Straw Bale House

Das erste im Selbstbau enstandene Strohballenhaus Italiens ist das Wohnhaus von Stefano Soldati. Die Bauleitung oblag amazonails, Barbara Jones und Bee Rowan

About the author

Herbert Gruber

Herbert Gruber

Herbert is author of the book "Neues Bauen mit Stroh in Europa" (New Building with Straw in Europe), head of the austrian strawbale network ASBN and partner in the Leonardo-project "STEP" (Strawbale Training for European Professionals) and the Erasmus project "BuildStraw Pro" (a project to get formal national recognition of the training) and "Make your City Smart". As a collector he documents European straw bale buildings since 1999 on his website (database, german), in lectures, workshops and books.